External Scholarships

Awards are updated regularly and listed by the due date.

Indspire’s Post-Secondary Education Scholarship 

Applications accepted year round
Indspire disburses bursaries and scholarships through its Building Brighter Futures program to Indigenous students who are enrolled in post-secondary programs. Since 1985, Indspire has disbursed bursaries and scholarships to First Nation, Inuit, and Métis post-secondary students. It is the largest funder for Indigenous education outside of the federal government.

Drivers Ed Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2019
Drivers Ed Hub has a scholarship of $2,600 for students with strong GPAs, who are also involved in their community. To apply, submit a cover letter describing your campus/community involvement, your advisor report, and two academic references.

A Place for Mom Senior Wisdom Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019
A Place for Mom is offering $2,000 for select students interested in working with seniors. To apply, students should write an essay or create a video submission answering the questions “What are the most important life lessons that you have learned form a grandparent or other senior in your life? How will you use the lessons learned from them in your future career working with seniors?

St. John's Legacy Scholarship

Deadline: May 14, 2019
St. John's Legacy offers a number of scholarships between $500 and $4,500. Last year, King’s students won a total of $40,000 between 13 students—one of the highest amounts in the country. To apply, students must have a B grade average. They must also provide a description of extracurricular activities such as employment, volunteer hours, sports, or wilderness activities. This scholarship is not limited to any one program.

The Azazie Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2019
Azazie, an online shopping center for wedding and bridesmaid dresses, is offering a $1,000 USD scholarship to high school seniors and first or second year university students. Applicants must write a short essay explaining, “how technology would influence the fashion industry in the future.”

Husky Energy’s Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 31, 2019
Husky Energy will provide one award of $5,000, and two awards of $3,500 to Aboriginal students registered at a Canadian university in business or computing science, and interested in the energy sector. Recipients will have the opportunity to participate in Husky’s mentorship program

The Future Criminal Lawyer Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Lakin Afolabi Law has a scholarship for students interested in pursuing a degree in law. To apply, submit a short essay answering the question “Should the presumption of innocence continue to apply in the #MeToo era? Why or why not?"

Shim Law Scholarship

Deadline: June 31, 2019
Shim Law is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a student that conveys the value of immigration and multiculturalism. They want you to create an informative document that describes either the top 10 things you need to know before immigrating to Canada, or a step-by-step guide to immigrating to Canada as a student.

Sunshine Coast Health Centre Scholarship

Deadline: July 1, 2019
The Sunshine Coast Health Centre will provide a $1,000 to a student who is interested in working with addictions recovery and mental health in Canada. Applicants need to write a 500 word essay describing their interest in addictions recovery and must be enroled in psychology or another relevant program.

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